| Apr 1, 2013
| 11:10 AM
Unlike those of us who merely sip wine and try to appreciate it, Paul Lukacs has channeled his passion for the drink into a second career, one in which he's increasingly recognized as one of this country's most authoritative voices on the topic.
| Apr 10, 2013
| 10:44 AM
The Wine Market in Locust Point is both a wine shop and a bistro. Twice a year, the Wine Market's wine shop takes over the bistro space for its Wine'd Up event.
Wine'd Up will feature more than 25 wines paired with hors d'ouevres. All of the wines...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 11:01 AM
The 10th annual Highlandtown Wine Festival is Sunday.
The annual street festival brings more than 1,000 visitors to Baltimore's east side neighborhood for tastings of homemade wine, an amateur winemaking competition, Italian food from DiPasquale's...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 5:50 AM
Maryland is hosting the fifth annual Drink Local Wine conference, the main annual event of Drink Local Wine, an organization dedicated to increasing awareness and appreciation of American wine.
The Drink Local Wine Confererce is Saturday at the...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Serve with: Grilled red meats, pasta
I have recommended various lots of this classic, ultra-consistent nonvintage red wine blend since at least as far back as 1995.( Actually, I'm pretty sure I started doing so in the...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Annapolis is swimming in wine bars these days.
The choices include the deeply cool Red Red Wine on Main Street, Justin Moore's food-forward Vin 909 over in Eastport and the accessibly cozy Grapes Wine Bar on Forest Drive.
Crush Kitchen and Winehouse...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 9:13 PM
Banksy's Cafe has closed in Lake Falls Village. Owners Robb Banks and Will Brown will be focusing on their catering operations, which they had been running out of the same location.
The cafe, which opened in 2009, served made-to-order sandwiches and...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:14 AM
Some occasions require a touch of romance.
Nothing too formal or over the top — no scattered rose petals or strolling violins. Just good, interesting food served capably in a special setting.
Baldwin's Station in historic Sykesville is just the...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Sundays in Baltimore County, even Super Bowl Sundays, are not what they could be, says business owner David Trone, operator of Beltway Fine Wine & Spirits in Towson.
Trone is hoping the hoopla over the Ravens vs. 49ers will help consumers focus on...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:06 AM
I have two things to thank the Inner Harbor's Rusty Scupper for this week.
One, they've answered the age-old question (no, but seriously) of "What can you reasonably drink — not shoot — with Rum Chata?" and two, they've created a dessert...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Shake off those wintertime blues and join the Catonsville chamber for its first Winter Wine Tasting event Feb. 21 at Overhills Mansion, 916 S. Rolling Road.
Tasting tables located throughout the venue will offer a wide variety of high-quality, unique...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Frederick Road Fridays, the popular outdoor concert series, will have a new home this summer.
The Greater Catonsville Chamber of Commerce decided to move the annual summer event from Egges Lane across Frederick Road to the Mews on Mellor to provide more...